Exchange Deployment Assistant

Summary: Customized step-by-step instructions to deploy Exchange Server and Exchange hybrid deployments with Exchange Online.

The Exchange Deployment Assistant is a web-based tool that asks you a few questions about your current environment and then generates a custom step-by-step checklist that will help you deploy Exchange Server in your on-premises organization and migrate your organization to Office 365.

Launch Deployment Assistant

Exchange 2016 scenarios

Exchange 2013 scenarios

Exchange 2010 scenarios

Cloud-only scenarios

The following deployment scenarios are available for Exchange Server 2016:

The following deployment scenarios are available for Exchange Server 2013:

The following deployment scenarios are available for Exchange Server 2010:

Understand your options for migrating email to Exchange Online and Office 365:

On-premises deployments

On-premises deployments

On-premises deployments

Exchange migrations

  • New installation of Exchange Server 2016
  • Upgrade from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2016
  • Upgrade from Exchange 2013 to Exchange 2016
  • Upgrade from mixed Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2013 to Exchange 2016
  • New installation of Exchange Server 2013
  • Upgrade from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013
  • Upgrade from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2013
  • Upgrade from mixed Exchange 2007 and Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013
  • New installation of Exchange 2010
  • Upgrade from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010
  • Upgrade from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010
  • Upgrade from mixed Exchange 2003 and Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010
  • Cut-over
  • Staged
  • IMAP

Hybrid deployments

(On-premises + Office 365)

Hybrid deployments

(On-premises + Office 365)

Hybrid deployments

(On-premises + Office 365) 

Third-party migrations

  • Exchange 2016 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2013 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2010 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2013 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2010 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2007 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2010 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2007 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • Exchange 2003 on-premises with Exchange Online
  • IMAP